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Object Name: 
Coin Weight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.363
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
749-750
Primary Description: 
Green glass with black streamers and scale; trailed on a flat surface and stamped. Circular pad struck with a six line Arabic inscription. [See External Object File 59.1.295-411 for Arabic inscription.]
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Title Unknown (The American Numismatic Society)
Venue(s)
American Numismatic Society
Umayyad and Abbasid Glass Weights and Measure Stamps in the Corning Museum (1971) illustrated, p. 67 (fig. 7, #20); BIB# AI82451